Data/Document Management


U Texas Health Science Center To Manage Space Use with Web based Service

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has selected an application from FM:Systems to improve space tracking and to reassign and reorganize underused space.

Standards to Take ePortfolios Outside the Institution and into the Future

Your students have created ePortfolios that reflect their academic progress and offer samples of their work. But how can you be sure a potential employer will be able to access the ePortfolios, and will the information survive future technology changes?

U Nevada to Manage IT Projects with TeamDynamix

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas will be using Web-based tools from TeamDynamix to manage its IT projects. Following a successful pilot, the Office of Information Technology expects to perform a group-by-group rollout and will use the online service to plan IT projects, create timelines, monitor progress, and provide senior management with project updates.

U Texas Dallas and Working Solutions To Research Mad Customers

The University of Texas at Dallas will be collaborating on a joint research project with Working Solutions, a company that develops hosted contact center applications, to automatically identify, in real-time, callers who display anger or emotion during a call to a customer service agent.

Oxford University Press Workforce Gets More Efficient with RedPrairie App

Oxford University Press (OUP), a major academic publishing house and the world's largest university press, has released results from its use of a workforce management application from RedPrairie in its UK warehouse in order to increase its service capacity.

Indiana U Health Center Digitizes Student Forms

Indiana University Health Center launched an online personal health record application from NoMoreClipboard.com for students at its Bloomington, IN campus to make it easier for students and their families to share medical information with the health center.

Report Available from Interagency Working Group on Digital Data

The Interagency Working Group on Digital Data of the National Science and Technology Council's Committee on Science has made available its January 2009 report that outlines a strategy for preservation and access to digital scientific data.

Slicing Academia Across the Grain: Building Virtual Organizations

Academics are now finding it possible to form virtual education organizations that would not have been possible a few years ago.

PBwiki Unlimited Campus Edition for Up To 1,000 Participants

The PBwiki Campus Edition launched this month allows schools with up to 1,000 students, faculty, and staff to roll out an unlimited number of PBwikis rather than purchasing them individually.

UAE Ministry of Higher Ed Works To Create National Data Warehouse

The Department of Higher Education Policy Planning and Coordination (HEPPC), part of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is making progress on creating a national data warehouse that will integrate data from all segments of higher education in the country, as well as other data sources.